Meet our Directors

James Shupert has a Master’s of Educational¬†Leadership from Regent University. James has seven years of teaching & coaching experience with the Virginia Beach Public School System, and six years of Administrative experience.

James Shupert

Executive Director
Whitney Carpenter has a Master’s of Arts in Teaching from Sweet Briar College. Whitney worked in the Virginia Beach City Public School System for 4 years as a third grade teacher and has enjoyed working at WCLC as a teacher and Team Leader.

Whitney Carpenter

Education Director
Alicia Moore has a background in Business Management and has managed employees and volunteers for nearly 20 years.  She has experience managing multi-million dollar budgets and projects and has provided countless training sessions.

Alicia Moore

Business Director

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